A Classic Reference...
FORCES OF THE
BRITISH EMPIRE 1914
by Edward Nevins
Introduction by David G. Chandler
| Hardcover |288 pages, 8¼
355 color photos | 361 original badge
drawings | Acid Free Paper | $65.00
In 1914 the British Empire was in many
respects at the very peak of power. The military and naval forces of
the Empire were well trained and highly loyal to "King and Country."
The Empire's incredible mix of people and cultures, as represented by the
careful military forces in 1914, are reunited in the pages of Forces of the British Empire-1914,
masterful and single-source guide to the units, uniforms, and badges of the
period. It includes all regular, militia, and territorial regiments and
formations in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa,
and India, as well as all colonies and protectorates. Complete with over 380
color photographs using the figures of The Nevins Collection, and
original drawings of regimental badges, the book is a must for historians and
This amazing hook ... is sure to he a
standard work for many years to come.
It the collection encapsulates the
British Regular Army in a moment in time-arguably its greatest. To the
photographs of each and every model Mr. Nevins has added a scrupulously
researched description of each and every regiment and formation represented,
giving the minimum of essential information on the unit concerned from its
raising down to 1914, including the badge it then carried, land! the Battle Honours it had been awarded
-David C. Chandler
destined to have world-wide appeal.
-Armed Forces Journal International
a complete and comprehensive guide to the units of the entire
-Military History Magazine
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